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CVE-2008-4163 Detail


Unspecified vulnerability in ISC BIND 9.3.5-P2-W1, 9.4.2-P2-W1, and 9.5.0-P2-W1 on Windows allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (UDP client handler termination) via unknown vectors.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  09/22/2008

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
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CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
7.8 HIGH
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C) (legend)
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CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable
Access Complexity:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Allows disruption of service

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Red Hat (01/01/1900)

Not vulnerable. This flaw does not affect the version of BIND as shipped in Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2.1, 3, 4, or 5.

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name External Source MLIST [bind-announce] 20080919 BIND 9.3.5-P2-W2 is now available. External Source MLIST [bind-announce] 20080919 BIND 9.4.2-P2-W2 is now available. External Source MLIST [bind-announce] 20080919 BIND 9.5.0-P2-W2 is now available. External Source BID 31252 External Source SECTRACK 1020901 External Source VUPEN ADV-2008-2637 External Source XF iscbind-udp-dos(45234)

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